Spain, a country on Europe’s Iberian Peninsula, includes 17 autonomous regions with diverse geography and cultures. Capital city Madrid is home to the Royal Palace and Prado museum, housing works by European masters. Segovia has a medieval castle (the Alcázar) and an intact Roman aqueduct. Catalonia’s capital, Barcelona, is defined by Antoni Gaudí’s whimsical modernist landmarks like the Sagrada Família church.
The Canary Islands are a hidden gem within Europe. I’ve put together a suggested itinerary based on my trip to Gran Canaria. It highlights the "when, where, what and how" of your next vacation to the islands.
The views from Cruz de Tejeda on Gran Canaria island are breathtaking. If you're visiting the Canary Islands it is absolutely worth taking a trip and hiking along its scenic, flowering hills.
There are few islands as underrated as The Canary Islands; a group of seven islands owned by Spain off the coast of Africa. Tourists and visitors of Europe should not overlook this exotic and diverse area while visiting the mainland Europe. The Canary Islands will be the next big travel destination.